100+ Swedish Words and Phrases You Need to Master

Interested in learning Swedish but can’t find a Swede to help you? Let us be your guide! There are plenty of reasons why you’d want to get a handle on Swedish, but finding a good place to begin can be tricky. To help you out, we’ve put together more than 100 of the most common … Read more

16 Best Italian Podcasts for Beginners to Advanced Learners

Having issues with pronunciation, grammar, or learning Italian vocabulary? We’ve been there before. But not anymore! Dust off your old Italian dictionary, grab a bicchiere di vino, because it’s time to settle into some Italian podcasts. Podcasts can elevate your learning, introduce you to new concepts easily and, best of all, they’re free to access. … Read more

20 Best Swedish Books and Novels for a Nordic Immersion

Love Nordic Noir but unsure where to find your next Scandinavian thriller fix? Or do you want to read Swedish books that will transport you to the rippling pine forests of the chilly north? Whether it’s criminal underbellies, snow-covered mysteries or unlikely horse-carrying heroines you’re after, we’ve got the best Swedish novels in English to … Read more

30 Fun Facts About Sweden That Will Surprise You

Sweden, the country of forests and lakes, Fika and IKEA. But that’s not all. Take a break from boring trivia facts and read on to find out 28 fun facts about Sweden we’re betting you didn’t know! We’ve broken it down into categories, but there’s plenty to learn about whatever you’re interested in. Ready to … Read more

16 Best Apps to Learn Italian & Bonus Tips [2021]

There’s nothing to stop you wow-ing everyone by suddenly becoming a fluent Italian speaker. You’re ready for that, aren’t you? All you need to get started is determination and some apps to learn Italian. But which ones offer the best services? Value for money? The best range of lessons on everything from Italian vocabulary to … Read more

Learn Italian: 50+ Apps, Podcasts, Books and Online Courses

There’s nothing quite like the dulcet tones of Italian. It’s easy to imagine yourself chatting away in fluent Italian, snacking on bruschetta and sipping wine. But how easy is it learn? And how can you do it? Well, below we’ve gathered over 50 of the best resources to help you learn Italian. But first and … Read more

How to Say Hello in Swedish and 19 Other Swedish Greetings

There might be only one country where the natives prefer you to speak English rather than the native language. And that’s Sweden. It’s virtually impossible to learn Swedish by talking to Swedes. All because they’re so dang keen to show how great at English they are. Sigh. But fear not! As a half-Swede I can … Read more